Craig V Comiter

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The male sling for stress urinary incontinence: a prospective study
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona Health Science Center and the Southern Arizona Veteran s Administration Healthcare Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Urol 167:597-601. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgery Insight: surgical management of postprostatectomy incontinence--the artificial urinary sphincter and male sling
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5118, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 4:615-24. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgery insight: management of failed sling surgery for female stress urinary incontinence
    Craig V Comiter
    Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Box 245077, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:666-74. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The male perineal sling--a viable alternative to the artificial urinary sphincter
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:118-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The male perineal sling: intermediate-term results
    Craig V Comiter
    Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Arizona 85724, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 24:648-53. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The 'ventral urethral elevation plus' sling: a novel approach to treating stress urinary incontinence in men
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    BJU Int 101:187-91. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Endometriosis of the urinary tract
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, P O Box 245077, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 29:625-35. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II plays a role in acute murine experimental autoimmune cystitis
    Hardeep Phull
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    BJU Int 100:664-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint High rate of vaginal extrusion of silicone-coated polyester sling
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Science Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Urology 63:1066-70. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The male sling for stress urinary incontinence: 24-month followup with questionnaire based assessment
    Nathan F E Ullrich
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and the Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Urol 172:207-9. 2004

Collaborators

  • Eric R Sokol
  • Sandip P Vasavada
  • Christopher S Elliott
  • Hardeep Phull
  • Nathan F E Ullrich
  • Bertha Chen
  • Charles R Beamon
  • Todd Purves
  • Mohamad Salkini
  • Judy Yeh
  • Kim F Rhoads
  • Carla Mazar
  • Hardeep S Phull
  • Mohamad W Salkini
  • Christina Escobar
  • Duan Copeland
  • Joel Funk

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint The male sling for stress urinary incontinence: a prospective study
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona Health Science Center and the Southern Arizona Veteran s Administration Healthcare Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Urol 167:597-601. 2002
    ..This is a report of a prospective study of the male sling for treating stress urinary incontinence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgery Insight: surgical management of postprostatectomy incontinence--the artificial urinary sphincter and male sling
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5118, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 4:615-24. 2007
    ..While current reports of the male sling are generally limited to 1-4 years' follow-up, the infection, erosion, and revision rate for the male sling seem somewhat lower than that for the AUS in appropriately chosen patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgery insight: management of failed sling surgery for female stress urinary incontinence
    Craig V Comiter
    Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Box 245077, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:666-74. 2006
    ..In the patient with a fixed and incompetent urethra, periurethral bulking agents, pubovaginal sling, spiral sling, or artificial urinary sphincter placement may be indicated...
  4. ncbi request reprint The male perineal sling--a viable alternative to the artificial urinary sphincter
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:118-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The male perineal sling: intermediate-term results
    Craig V Comiter
    Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Arizona 85724, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 24:648-53. 2005
    ..Short-term results of the male sling have generally been favorable. We report the intermediate-term results of the bone-anchored male perineal sling with a median of 4 years and minimum of 2 years follow-up...
  6. ncbi request reprint The 'ventral urethral elevation plus' sling: a novel approach to treating stress urinary incontinence in men
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    BJU Int 101:187-91. 2008
    ..To evaluate the urodynamic changes after placing a novel 'ventral urethral elevation plus' (VUE+) sling (Levera, Caldera Medical, Agoura Hills, CA, USA) in a cadaveric study, and in our initial experience in two patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Endometriosis of the urinary tract
    Craig V Comiter
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, P O Box 245077, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 29:625-35. 2002
    ..In those who desire future fertility, conservative surgery and/or hormonal therapy is often recommended...
  8. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II plays a role in acute murine experimental autoimmune cystitis
    Hardeep Phull
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    BJU Int 100:664-7. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint High rate of vaginal extrusion of silicone-coated polyester sling
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Science Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Urology 63:1066-70. 2004
    ..To report the results of a pilot study evaluating the suitability of silicone-coated polyester as a suburethral sling material for female stress incontinence surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint The male sling for stress urinary incontinence: 24-month followup with questionnaire based assessment
    Nathan F E Ullrich
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and the Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Urol 172:207-9. 2004
    ..We performed a prospective study of the male perineal sling for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence with a minimum 1-year followup...
  11. ncbi request reprint Incisionless pubovaginal fascial sling using transvaginal bone anchors for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence
    Sandip P Vasavada
    The University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:357-63. 2004
    ..We describe this minimally invasive technique...
  12. doi request reprint Chronic sacral nerve stimulation prevents detrusor structural and functional changes associated with bladder outlet obstruction--a rat model
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 29:783-8. 2010
    ..We investigate if sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) can prevent these structural and functional changes in a rat model of BOO...
  13. ncbi request reprint The male sling for stress urinary incontinence: urodynamic and subjective assessment
    Nathan F E Ullrich
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Urol 172:204-6. 2004
    ..We prospectively examined whether the fixed urethral resistance of the perineal male sling for the treatment of stress incontinence causes significant bladder outlet obstruction or de novo voiding dysfunction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlation among maximal urethral closure pressure, retrograde leak point pressure, and abdominal leak point pressure in men with postprostatectomy stress incontinence
    Craig V Comiter
    Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson 85724, USA
    Urology 62:75-8. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Improving the accuracy of prolapse and incontinence procedure epidemiology by utilizing both inpatient and outpatient data
    Christopher S Elliott
    Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive S287, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1939-46. 2013
    ..We present a complete annual description of all inpatient and outpatient surgeries for POP and SUI in California...
  16. doi request reprint Maximum isometric detrusor pressure to measure bladder strength in men with postprostatectomy incontinence
    Christopher S Elliott
    Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305
    Urology 80:1111-5. 2012
    ..To describe the use of isovolumetric detrusor pressure (Piso) in men with postprostatectomy incontinence and compare the rates of detrusor underactivity using Piso versus other common measurements/surrogates of bladder strength...
  17. doi request reprint A new quadratic sling for male stress incontinence: retrograde leak point pressure as a measure of urethral resistance
    Craig V Comiter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Urol 187:563-8. 2012
    ..We examined urethral resistance by measuring retrograde leak point pressure during key portions of the surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of angiotensin II in stress urinary incontinence: A rat model
    Hardeep Phull
    Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:81-8; discussion 89. 2007
    ..We investigate the role of Ang-II in urethral tone in a rat model of SUI...
  19. doi request reprint The predictive value of a cystocele for concomitant vaginal apical prolapse
    Christopher S Elliott
    Urology Department, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2200, USA
    J Urol 189:200-3. 2013
    ..However, to date the anatomical relationship of apical prolapse with respect to cystocele has been incompletely reported. We present the predictive value of a cystocele for clinically significant vaginal apical prolapse...
  20. doi request reprint The effect of sildenafil citrate on bladder outlet obstruction: a mouse model
    Charles R Beamon
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    BJU Int 104:252-6. 2009
    ..Phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE-5) inhibitors have recently been used for treating urinary symptoms associated with prostatic obstruction, but it is unclear whether PDE-5 inhibition acts on the prostatic urethra or the bladder...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sacral nerve stimulation to treat nonobstructive urinary retention in women
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 9:405-11. 2008
    ..This minimally invasive treatment can restore satisfactory voiding in most patients and should be a routine part of treatment for this rare but important condition...
  22. ncbi request reprint Male incontinence surgery in the 21st century: past, present, and future
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 04305 5118, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 20:302-8. 2010
    ..Although the artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) remains a popular treatment option, a decade worth of innovations have expanded the role of male sling surgery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sacral neuromodulation for the symptomatic treatment of refractory interstitial cystitis: a prospective study
    Craig V Comiter
    Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, USA
    J Urol 169:1369-73. 2003
    ..The efficacy of sacral neuromodulation for the treatment of symptoms in patients with refractory interstitial cystitis was evaluated...